Browse the pig producer case studies below, which share best practice in Meat Quality.  The producers are EU PiG Ambassadors and winners of the annual EU PiG Grand Prix, who have focused on one of the specific Meat Quality challenges chosen by the industry each year.

A network of experts forming the EU PiG Meat Quality Thematic Group consolidates existing industry knowledge and validates the best practice identified through the EU PiG Grand Prix. 

This theme is about development of premium quality products by improving characteristics including taste, nutritional value, texture, appearance and yield of pig meat.

Duroc d'Olives meat is from a light brown-red cross-bred pig that ensures delicious, tender and juicy meat; it’s a combination of a white landrace sow and a Duroc boar.

Ambassador: Bart Mouton and Filip Van Laere, Belgium

Publication date: October 2018 | Theme: Meat quality

Challenges: Tastier pork